Burundi Crisis

The East African | 48 hours – Inside Burundi Coup That Could Have Been But Never Was!

By Daniel Kalinaki — Presidents Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, Paul Kagame of Rwanda and Yoweri Museveni of Uganda were meeting at State House, Dar es Salaam, when their host, President Jakaya Kikwete, excused himself to attend...

The Economist | Mind The Coup | The army tries to wrest power from a controversial president

COUPS remain depressingly common in Africa, even as the continent becomes ever more democratic—or perhaps because of that on-balance-welcome trend. Generals in Burkina Faso last year chased away a president who tried to cling...